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PHIL'S RETIREMENT PARTY

Help us celebrate Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery (CCAR) Executive Director Phil Valentine's remarkable career and well-deserved retirement

August 14th at Bear's Smokehouse BBQ in New Haven, CT.

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TICKET OPTIONS

There are two different ticket options for guests to choose from.

Select the VIP Ticket if you'd like to join us for the delicious dinner buffet OR select the General Admission Ticket if you'd prefer to arrive in time for the speaking program  

TICKET PRICE: $65

ARRIVAL TIME|DOORS OPEN: 5:45pm (Buffet served 6-7pm | Program begins at 7:30pm)

TICKET INCLUDES:

Early access to all included entertainment, activities, and games. Bear's BBQ dinner buffet, dessert spread, concessions, CCAR 'Mocktails,' and other refreshments. Special guest speakers and special remarks. A complimentary raffle ticket. Access to the shuttle going to and from the Omni Hotel at Yale every 15 mins

TICKET PRICE: $40

ARRIVAL TIME|DOORS OPEN: 7:15 pm (Program starts at 7:30 pm)

TICKET INCLUDES:

Inclusion in all entertainment, activities, and games. Dessert spread, concessions, and complimentary refreshments. Special guest remarks and awards. Access to the shuttle going to and from the Omni Hotel at Yale every 15 mins

SPONSOR OPPORTUNITIES

Help us send Phil off in style! Prepare a special graphic to be played on the big screen at both Phil's retirement party and the Multiple Pathways of Recovery Conference, OR have your logo placed on the party keepsake 

DIGITAL SEND OFF SPONSOR: $350 (10 available)

  • 5-second Sponsor logo & goodbye message to Phil rotating on screen at Retirement Party 

  • 5-second Sponsor logo & ad rotating on the screens throughout the 3-day MPRC

  • Logo/link inclusion on the MPRC/Phil's Retirement Party webpage

  • Logo/link inclusion on the MPRC Mobile App 

  • 1x VIP Ticket to Phil's Retirement Party 

PHOTOBOOTH SPONSOR: $500 (2 available)

  • Logo/link inclusion on the MPRC/Phil's Retirement Party webpage

  • Logo/link inclusion on the MPRC Mobile App 

  • 2x VIP Ticket to Phil's Retirement Party 

  • Logo on photo strip each guest will receive at the event (1 of 2 available)

SUGGESTED DRESS CODE

Embrace and celebrate Phil's unique style by wearing your loudest
"Colors & Crocs"
(See photos for inspiration)

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PRE-PARTY PLAYLIST

Check out this "DJ Right Click" approved playlist to get you hyped up for the party!

  1. “Another One Bites the Dust,” Queen

  2. “Working Nine to Five,” Dolly Parton

  3. Any Jimmy Buffet song

  4. “Kokomo,” The Beach Boys

  5. “Touch of Grey,” The Grateful Dead

  6. “Hit the Road Jack,”  Ray Charles

  7. “When I’m 64,” The Beatles

  8. “End of the Line,” The Traveling Wilburys

  9. “Blue Skies,” Willie Nelson

  10. “We Gotta Get Out of This Place,” The Animals

  11. “Young at Heart,” Doris Day and Frank Sinatra

  12. “Vacation,” The GoGos

  13. “V A C A T I O N,” Connie Francis

  14. “Barefootin,” Robert Parker

  15. “My Generation,” The Who

  16. “Happy Trails,” Roy Rogers

  17. “No Shoes, No Shirt, No Problem,” Kenny Chesney

  18. “Born to Run,” Bruce Springsteen

  19. “Dog Days Are Over,” Florence + the Machine

  20. “Take This Job and Shove It,” Johnny Paycheck

  21. “Come Sail Away,” Styx

  22. “Leaving on a Jet Plane,” Peter, Paul and Mary

  23. “Take Me Home, Country Roads,” John Denver

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